You are welcome with your UAV in Portugal


Maximum take-off weight: 25 kilo

Maximum hight: 120 meters / 393 ft. Toy UAV/drones (maximum weight 250 grams) may not exceed 30 meters / 98 ft.

Maximum horizontal distance: Keep visual contact with UAV

Insurance: Not known

Minimum age: 

Distance Airports / Heliports: Small airport 2.5 km, large airport 10 km Heliports: 1 km. But come on ... stay away from there

Night flights:  Prohibited

Prohibited: Not above crowd (12 people), embassies, military objects, secret service, prisons and nature parks.

                     A separate declaration of consent must be requested for Nature Parks.


Pay attention: If you want to take photos, you have to request permission via: Autoridade Aeronáutica Nacional (AAN),

                         email: imagens.aereas@aan.pt.


Useful link: National Civil Aviation Authority (ANAC)

Contact information: drones@anac.pt / +351 212842226